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Tuati Peak: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Tuati Peak in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Tuati Peak

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15616

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 49' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 2595

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1993

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,595 m, which rises above the N wall of Mitchell Glacier at the glacier head, in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named in 1993 by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) after Tuati, the Maori name of a sailor known as John Stewart, the first New Zealander to view the icy coast of Antarctica. He sailed on the ship Vincennes, the flagship of the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-42, led by Lieutenant Charles Wilkes, U.S. Navy (USN).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Tuati Peak in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Tuati Peak should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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